John McAfee, the eccentric antivirus pioneer known for his brushes with the law, said he has spoken with Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto and plans to reveal the person’s identity. But the timing of the announcement is up in the air.
People with neurological conditions who lose the ability to speak can still send the brain signals used for speech (such as the lips, jaw and larynx), and UCSF researchers might just use that knowledge to bring voices back.
The year is 2016. On the Microsoft Store, aside from buying apps, you can buy music, TV Shows and movies. The year is 2017. You can buy apps, music, TV Shows, Movies and Books. The year is 2018. Microsoft is removing the ability to purchase music. Download all your songs or lose them.
The US government may not be over Facebook’s many scandals, but advertisers, users, and investors certainly don’t seem to mind.
SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook said on Wednesday that it expected to be fined up to $5 billion by the Federal Trade Commission for privacy violations, in what would be a record penalty by the agency against a technology company.
Slack arrived more than five years ago with the bold attempt to try to kill email in the workplace. It’s 2019, we’re all still sending emails, and Slack may have even made emails stronger.
Welcome to Hot Pod, a newsletter about podcasts. This is issue 205, published April 23, 2019.
Tesla is adamant that its cars are significantly less likely to catch fire than your average car, as Reuters reports, but that still hasn’t kept a surveillance video from spreading worldwide, showing a Tesla Model S bursting into flame and all but disappearing, Spinal Tap-style, in a parking garag